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Wasp WPL206 Desktop Barcode Printer 633809003158

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Retail $399.00
Web Price $350.79

Wasp WPL206 direct thermal desktop barcode printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips, USB 2.0. Printer comes with USB cable, power cord, 2-year warranty.

Purchase Wasp Extended Service Plan separately (part no. 633809003264).


No-Nonsense Barcode Printer with Perfect Balance Between Price and Performance

The Wasp WPL206 desktop barcode printer has the perfect balance between price, performance and durability. The value-packed WPL206 desktop printer is ideal for printing non-permanent barcode labels with its easy-to-load media and integrated peeler to speed application of labels to packages. It features a double wall clamshell design, direct thermal printing, 5 inches per second printing speed at a 203 DPI resolution and plenty of memory: 64 MB Flash memory and 128 MB SDRAM to produce high quality printed labels, even at its fastest print speeds.

The Wasp WPL206 desktop barcode direct thermal printer is ideal for healthcare, retail, warehouse and logistics, entertainment and hospitality environments.

The Wasp WPL206 desktop barcode printer includes a 2-year manufacturer’s warranty covering material defects. If you would like to upgrade this coverage, WaspProtect extended service plans cover accidental breakage and can provide coverage beyond the original warranty.

WPL206 key features:

  • Up to 5 inches per second (127 mm) print speed
  • 64 MB SDRAM and 128 MB Flash memory
  • High quality double-walled clamshell design
  • Easy media loading
  • Portable and user-friendly design
  • USB 2.0 standard
  • All-in-one firmware supports most popular barcode printing formats

Technical Specifications

Print resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
Maximum print speed: 5 ips (127 mm/sec)
Maximum print width: 4.25" (108 mm)
Maximum media width: 4.5" (112 mm)
Media thickness: 2.16 mil (0.055 mm) - 7.48 mil (0.19 mm)
Core inner diameter: 1" (25.4 mm) - 1.5" (38 mm)
Max roll outer diameter: 5" (127 mm)
Media sensors: Transmissive gap sensor, black mark reflective sensor, head open sensor
Media type: Continuous, black mark, fan-fold, notched (outside wound)
User interface: 1 power switch, 1 feed button & 1 LED (3 colors: green, amber & red)

General Information

Product type: 4-inch direct thermal desktop printer
Brand name: Wasp Barcode Technologies
Product model: WPL206

Physical Characteristics

Height: 6.5" (165 mm)
Width: 6.77" (172 mm)
Depth: 7.68" (195 mm)
Weight: 2.87 lbs. (1.3 kg)


USB 2.0


Operating temperature: 41°F to 104°F (5°C to 40°C)
Storage temperature: -40°F to 140°F (-40°C to 60°C)
Humidity: 85 ~ 90% non-condensing


External universal switching power supply
Input: AC 100-240V, 50-60Hz
Output: DC 24V, 2.5A, 60W

Barcodes, Fonts, & Firmware

1D symbologies: Code 39, Code 93, Code128UCC, Code128 subsets A.B.C, Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and UPC 2(5) digits add-on, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET, RSS-Stacked, GS1 DataBar, Code 11, China Post
2D symbologies: PDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR code, Aztec, MicroPDF417
Font & barcode rotation: 0, 90, 180, 270 degree
Printer language: WPL (Compatible to EPL, ZPL, ZPL II)
Internal fonts: 8 alpha-numeric bitmap fonts, Monotype Imaging® true type font engine with one CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed scalable font

Performance and Memory

Processor: 32-bit RISC CPU
Standard RAM: 64 MB SDRAM
Memory: 128 MB Flash

Regulatory & Safety

Safety approvals: FCC Class A, CE Class A, C-Tick Class A, CB, CCC, ENERGY STAR®
Environmental: Compliant with RoHS, WEEE


Included in package:

  • WPL206 desktop printer
  • Power cord
  • USB cable
  • Windows labeling software CD disk
  • Quick start guide

Available options:

  • WPL206 peel-off module, WPL206 guillotine cutter – full cut or partial cut programmable, WPL206 print head, 203DPI, KP-200 Plus keyboard display unit
Technical Specs
Manufacturer Part No. 633809003158
Printing Method Direct Thermal
Maximum Print Width (Inches) 4.25
Maximum Media Width (Inches) 4.5
Minimum Media Width (Inches) 0.7
Connectivity USB 2.0
Print Features Peeler
Print Speed (IPS) 5
DPI 203
Max Media Inner Core (Inches) 1.5"
Max Outer Diameter (Inches) 5.00"